women in medicine

Winter 2020

BY IAN DEMSKY

Data on discrimination experienced by physicians

Michelle Caird
Winter 2020

BY KATIE WHITNEY

An orthopaedic surgeon promotes diversity

Christa Grant, M.D., Erika Newman, M.D., Shannon Fayson, M.D., and Valeria Valbuena, M.D., in the operating room at Michigan Medicine.
Winter 2020

News on opioids, heart transplants, autoimmune diseases, and more

Winter 2020

Research shows women oncologists are skipping conferences to care for family

Sarah Gertrude Banks
Summer 2019

BY KATIE VLOET

Sarah Gertrude Banks, champion of women’s suffrage and health care

Sexual Harassment in Medicine: #MeToo
Spring 2018

BY RESHMA JAGSI, M.D., D.PHIL.

One faculty’s response to the #MeToo movement

ON A MISSION Mary Hancock McLean (M.D. 1883) became a champion for those in need, both in her native St. Louis and around the world. The newspaper clip below highlights one of her overseas missions: “Here in St. Louis, a cultured woman has abandoned an income of $10,000 a year and the comforts and enjoyments of the land of her birth to become a missionary in China.”
Spring 2018

BY LARA ZIELIN

Alumna Mary Hancock McLean, pioneering female surgeon